Mickey finds himself at Ypres with the exhausted British Expeditionary Force.
Wounded in action, Walter Oddy is among thousands arriving at the hospitals in Boulogne.
Mickey's plan to be a battlefield tourist is undone by an artillery captain on a mission.
The first Indian Army soldiers arrive on the battlefields of France.
Dr Celestine de Tullio returns from France to find that things are amiss.
The German advance is being held north east of Paris, on the day Mickey arrives at war.
4/4 Amanda Vickery tells the stories of three criminals who were transported.
3/4 Amanda Vickery explores a new crime for a new consumer society - shoplifting.
2/4 Amanda explores three cases in which men fight and kill each other in the name of honour.
1/4 Amanda hears the voices of smugglers and the gallant customs officers who fought them.
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